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Summer hours have begun in the Career Center. We're open Monday–Thursday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. and Fridays, 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.  See below for drop-in hours.



There will be no drop-in hours on Monday, July 11 due to a staff development day.


Career Center Summer Hours

Monday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

Closed for holidays, breaks, and special events.
Check the Boston College Holiday Schedule for holiday office closings and the Academic Calendar for student schedules.


Drop-ins: We're coming to you!

Daily drop-in hours across campus and at the Career Center

Drop-ins last 15 minutes and are appropriate for resume or cover letter critiques, LinkedIn profile reviews, and focused questions about jobs or internships. Students are seen in the order in which they arrive; advanced appointments and call-aheads are not accepted.

Academic Year (September – May)

Remote locations vary by day of the week and are listed in italics. There are no remote locations on Fridays.

  Time Locations
Monday 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Career Center

  1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Chocolate Bar

Tuesday 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Career Center
  1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Maloney 452

Wednesday 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Career Center

  1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

O'Neill Library, 3rd Floor

Thursday 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Career Center
  1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Chocolate Bar

Friday 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Career Center


Summer (Mid May– August)

  Time Location
Monday 1:00–4:00 p.m. Career Center
Tuesday 1:00–4:00 p.m. Career Center
Wednesday 1:00–4:00 p.m. Career Center
Thursday 1:00–4:00 p.m. Career Center
Friday 1:00–3:00 p.m. Career Center



Evening online drop-ins have ended for the 2015–2016 academic year.

Looking for resume tips, EagleLink tips, and answers to other quick career questions?
Our great Peer Career Advisors hold online evening drop-ins during the academic year through EagleLink on Mondays and Tuesdays from 8–10 p.m.

Interested? Login to EagleLink ( and follow the 'Chat with a Career Advisor' button on the upper right-hand side of the screen.

Please note, evening online drop-ins are not intended for full resume or cover letter reviews. Looking for a resume, cover letter, or LinkedIn critique? Stop by in-person drop-ins during regular hours. 

Questions about resumes:

  • How long should my resume be?
  • Do I need to have an "objective" on my resume?
  • Are x,y,z skills good skills to put on my resume?
  • Should I still have my high school information on my resume?

Questions about Cover Letters:

  • What should the heading of my cover letter include?
  • What should the first paragraph of my cover letter include?
  • How long should my cover letter be?

Questions about LinkedIn:

  • Where and when can I get my LinkedIn photo taken?
  • How long should the summary section of my LinkedIn be?
  • What should I include in the summary section of my LinkedIn?
  • Can/should I include high school information on my LinkedIn?

Questions about job/internship search:

  • What resources can I use to find job/internship?

General questions:

  • What career events are coming up?
  • Where can I find information on drop-in hours?

EagleLink navigation questions:

  • Where can I find jobs/internships?
  • How do I create a saved search in EagleLink?
  • How do I make an online appointment?
  • Where can I find information about upcoming events and career chats?
  • What’s the difference between a job posting and an OCR job in EagleLink?
  • How do I upload or update my resume in EagleLink?

Getting started with the Career Center

  • Resources to utilize
  • Making an appointment
  • Career events coming up